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James Baxter ANDERSON

Regimental number39217
Date of birth9 December 1895
Place of birthNorth Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolNorth Adelaide Public School, South Australia
OccupationSchool teacher
Address49 Gover Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, James Baxter Anderson, 49 Gover Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date21 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 34
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 8 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 21476 Corporal William Lothian ANDERSON, 5th Divisional Signal Company, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other detailsWar service: France, Belgium. Arrived back in Australia, 29 August 1919.

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